Apart from 50 murder charges, accused gunman in Christchurch mosque attack will also face 39 attempted murder charges on Friday.
04 Apr 2019 9:32 AM
Australian David Hingst is looking for damages as much as 1.8 million Australian dollars.
27 Mar 2019 12:04 PM
A man has been bitten by a shark in Australia's Great Barrier Reef, authorities said on Monday, the fourth such attack in six months.
25 Mar 2019 1:29 PM
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Monday ordered an independent judicial inquiry into the Christchurch mosque attacks.
25 Mar 2019 12:36 PM
A support fund on New Zealand site GiveaLittle.co.nz had received NZD 8,271,847 from more than 91,000 donors as of Sunday.
24 Mar 2019 10:48 AM
A vast and powerful cyclone made landfall on Saturday along a remote stretch of the northern Australian coast.
23 Mar 2019 10:58 AM
Residents of Christchurch are still recovering from a devastating earthquake that hit in 2011, killing 185 and injured thousands.
22 Mar 2019 1:36 PM
The Prime Minister said that while social media attacks were nothing new, they did appear to be disproportionately aimed at women.
22 Mar 2019 11:01 AM
The police team carried out the visit in October, interviewing Brenton Tarrant and carrying out a 'security inspection' of his home.
22 Mar 2019 8:58 AM
Australia on Thursday declared a state of emergency and evacuated people from its Northern Territory.
21 Mar 2019 5:29 PM
NZ PM Ardern said high capacity magazines and devices similar to bump stocks -- which make rifles fire faster -- will also be banned.
21 Mar 2019 8:40 AM
John Milne sobs as he pens an anguished letter to his murdered teenage son Sayyad one of 50 people killed in the Christchurch massacre.
20 Mar 2019 4:26 PM
The bodies of victims from New Zealand's mosques mass shooting were carried in open caskets on the shoulders of mourners.
20 Mar 2019 2:55 PM
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Wednesday called for a global response to the dangers of social media.
20 Mar 2019 2:03 PM
A 44-year-old man has become the second person charged with sharing a gruesome livestream video of the deadly attack.
20 Mar 2019 12:07 PM
A gunman shot down 50 Muslim worshippers at 2 mosques in Christchurch last Friday in a killing spree that he live-streamed.
20 Mar 2019 9:43 AM
Most victims were migrants or refugees from countries including Pakistan, India, Malaysia, Syria, Turkey, Somalia and Afghanistan.
20 Mar 2019 9:14 AM
The city where a racist fatally shot 50 people at mosques during Friday prayers is known for its English heritage.
19 Mar 2019 6:13 PM
'He sought many things from his act of terror, but one was notoriety -- that is why you will never hear me mention his name,' Ardern said.
19 Mar 2019 9:02 AM
The role of social media has also come under the spotlight, after the gunman livestreamed his rampage on Facebook.
19 Mar 2019 6:13 AM